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Audiology - 4th Year Doctoral Student

Carle

Carle

Champaign, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024


Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:
The Audiology 4th year Doctoral student will work under the supervision of a licensed audiologist, performing evaluation and treatment of patients with hearing and balance disorders. The student will provide support for hearing aid evaluations and service, as well as completing a range of technical inventory tasks related to hearing aids.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor's Degree in Audiology or Speech and Hearing

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Completed 3 years of Accredited Audiology Doctoral program


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Evaluate patients with auditory and balance disorders through case history, clinical observation and diagnostic tests of auditory function.
  • Plan and participate in habilitative and rehabilitative programs for patients with auditory and balance disorders; evaluation and fitting of appropriate hearing aids and assistive devices.
  • Educates and counsels patients on hearing aid care and use.
  • Provides a variety of services to walk-in and scheduled hearing aid patients
  • Collects invoices, inputs data and insures accurate billing/credits from hearing aid companies.
  • Provides hearing aid care, screenings, and information on hearing loss at assisted living facilities.
  • Enhances professional development through participation in educational programs and inservice education.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient and staff.
  • Maintains department policies, procedures, and objectives.
  • Performs diagnostic audiology evaluations
  • Performs middle ear analysis/tympanometry
  • Performs hearing aid evaluations, fitting, and follow-up
  • Performs Otoacoustic emissions
  • Performs videonystagmography and VEMP
  • Provides assistance with assistive devices and wireless technology
  • Performs electroacoustic analysis and listening check of new and repaired hearing aids
  • Performs cochlear implant evaluations, fitting and follow-up
  • Performs evaluation, fitting and follow up for osseointegrated hearing devices (BAHA)
  • Tracks and enters data in EPIC for new and repaired hearing aids



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